Tuesday, 31st March 2015
National
  • Three Indonesian workers in Malaysia killed in elevator mishap
    24th March 2015
    Three Indonesian migrant workers and a Bangladeshi citizen died after an elevator they boarded fell from the 13th floor of an under-construction apartment in Putrajaya area, on Monday, stated a police officer. Chief of ...
  • Indonesia`s political situation stable for investments: President
    24th March 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has stated that current political situation in Indonesia guarantees a stable environment for investments. "Indonesias economic growth target for 2015 has been set at 5.7 percent, and it will ...
  • Two kidnapped Indonesian soldiers found dead in Aceh
    24th March 2015
    Two Indonesian military officers, who had been kidnapped, were found dead in Nisam Antara sub-district, North Aceh District, Aceh Darussalam Province, on Tuesday. The military and police officers, with the assistance of the ...
  • Turkish government to deport 12 Indonesians: Police
    23rd March 2015
    The Turkish government will deport 12 of the 16 Indonesian nationals who were detained in the city of Gaziantep, Turkey, according to the police. "The Turkish government will deport 12 of the 16 Indonesian nationals," ...
  • Indonesia-Japan strengthen defense, trade and investment cooperation
    23rd March 2015
    Indonesia and Japan agreed on Monday to strengthen defense, trade and investment cooperation, marking the first visit to Japan of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi). Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he welcomed the visit of ...
  • Indonesia, Japan to form maritime forum
    23rd March 2015
    Indonesia and Japan have agreed to form a maritime forum for the two countries to develop cooperation in security, industry and infrastructure in the field. During his working visit to Japan, President Joko Widodo met with ...
  • PDIP to seek President`s clarification on Budi Gunawan`s candidacy
    23rd March 2015
    The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) in the House of Representatives (DPR) will ask President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo to clarify why he canceled Commr. Gen. Budi Gunawans inauguration as National Police (Polri) ...
  • Egyptian Al Azhar to help promote moderate Islam in Indonesia
    23rd March 2015
    Indonesian President Joko Widodos (Jokowis) special envoy Alwi Shihab has urged Al Azhar scholars and educators in Egypt to help spread moderate Islam in Indonesia. "Ahmad Al-Tayeb, the grand sheikh of Al Azhar, ...
  • Counterfeit US dollars found in Soekarno-Hatta Airport
    23rd March 2015
    The Soekarno-Hatta Airport, Banten, Indonesia, police have found 20 bundles of counterfeit US dollars in a black bag abandoned on a roadside inside the airport. The bag initially triggered a bomb scare, but its examination ...
  • Australia sends back illegal immigrants to Indonesian territory
    23rd March 2015
    Australia has sent back 15 illegal immigrants from Nepal, Iran and Bangladesh to Indonesian territory in the sea off Sukabumi, Indonesian authorities said. The illegal immigrants already reached Australian island of ...